Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ruby
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 24 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +38
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.86% 1.86% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Guildford median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
Surrey median daily rate £538 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +19.44% +5.88% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate - £11.00 -

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 77 62 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 33.19% 28.84% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 58
Guildford median daily rate £438 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.46% +20.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £225 £255
90th Percentile £556 £538 £517
Surrey median daily rate £450 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Guildford median hourly rate £19.63 £33.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.85% -12.90% +10.71%
10th Percentile £18.56 £14.53 £35.38
90th Percentile £20.69 £42.98 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Guildford

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ruby in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat